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Browns vs. Steelers 2021: Game time, TV schedule, how to watch live online

A look at which cities the game will air in and other interesting nuggets.

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The Cleveland Browns play at home today against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Here are some nuggets about the matchup, as well as how you can watch or listen to the game.

Game Information

  • Game Time/Date: Sunday, January 3, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET
  • Location: FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, OH
  • TV Channel: CBS - Ian Eagle (play-by-play) & Charles Davis (analyst). Locally, the game will be on WOIO-Channel 19.
  • Streaming Coverage: Sign up for fuboTV
  • Local Radio: 92.3 The Fan (WKRK-FM), ESPN 850 WKNR, WNCX (98.5 FM) with Jim Donovan, Doug Dieken, Nathan Zegura (sidelines)
  • Weather: 38 degrees (feels like 33 degrees) with a 20% chance of rain/snow. 8 MPH winds from the West.
  • Odds: Browns by 8.5
  • Over/under: 42.5

TV Distribution Map

Fans in the RED areas below will get to watch the Steelers vs. Browns on CBS.


  • The Browns will have brown jerseys and white pants against Pittsburgh. UPDATE (1/3): The Browns have made a change! It’ll be brown jerseys and orange pants.


  • Steelers CB Joe Haden was a first-round pick by the Browns and played in Cleveland from 2010-16.
  • Steelers DC Keith Butler served as the LBs coach for the Browns from 1999-2002.
  • Steelers assistant head coach John Mitchell spent three seasons (1991-93) in Cleveland as an assistant coach.
  • Browns OC Alex Van Pelt was drafted by the Steelers in the eighth round (216th overall) of the 1993 NFL Draft.
  • Steelers HC Mike Tomlin (2006) was the defensive coordinator in Minnesota during Browns HC Kevin Stefanski’s (2006-19) first season with the team. Browns DC Joe Woods (2006-13), STC Mike Priefer (2011-18), pass game coordinator/WRs coach Chad O’Shea (2006-08), and Steelers DL coach Karl Dunbar (2006-11) were also on the Vikings coaching staff.


  • The Browns have a 59-75-1 all-time record against the Steelers.
  • The last time these two teams met in the regular season was on October 18, 2020, when the Steelers blew out the Browns 38-7. Baker Mayfield played with hurt ribs and the offense did not have Nick Chubb or Wyatt Teller.